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Vacancy
Yes
Name
Diana Isaac
Category
Hospital Care
Address
1 Lady Isaac Way
Mairehau
Christchurch
DHB
Canterbury
Phone
03 386 3018
Fax
03 386 3019
Email
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Web
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Personnel
Manager
George Smith - 03 386 3018
Owner
Ryman
Clinical Manager:
Adrienne Sincock
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Diana's Journal - Autumn Newsletter 2015 Diana's Journal - Autumn Newsletter 2015 Diana's Journal - Autumn Newsletter 2015

View our village newsletter here. You will get a glimpse into village life and what's been happening lately.

Description
The Diana Isaac Retirement Village is named in honour of one of Canterbury’s most respected and admired citizens. Located off East Ellington Drive in Shirley, the village is conveniently situated close to the Palms Shopping Centre and the City Centre.

The village provides a full range of retirement lifestyle options along with the very best of resthome care from our caring and friendly staff. The village features the latest designs in retirement living architecturally designed Independent Townhouses & Apartments, Serviced Apartments, and a Care Centre, set amongst beautifully landscaped gardens.

The resort-style facilities include an all-weather bowling green, and a Village Centre with a heated indoor swimming pool and spa, gymnasium, internal atrium, beauty and hairdressing salon, library and internet services, dining room, bar, lounges, shop, and even a movie theatre! There is so much for residents to enjoy, including village events and outings.

The modern village design, together with the friendly, caring staff, means our residents enjoy the very best of retirement living and care.

Living at Diana Isaac Retirement Village isn't about slowing down, it's about having time to do so much more!

We welcome your call.
Service/Facility Details
DetailStatus
Contract with DHBYes
CertificationYes
Additional Room CostsSome Rooms
Updated: 7 Feb 2017
Bed and Vacancy Details
DetailStatus
Approximate number of beds at this level of care40
Long term vacancyYes
Short term vacancyNo
Impending vacancyYes - 1 impending Vacany
Updated: 28 Mar 2017
Personnel
TypeHours Per WeekStatusDetails
Nurse Practitioner Yes
Registered Nurse Yes Our resthome has a full time registered nurse dedicated to this area, as well as a highly skilled Clinical Manager, who overviews the clinical care of all residents in the resthome.
Enrolled Nurse Yes
Healthcare Assistants/Caregivers Yes As much as possible, the same caregivers will care for you each shift so they will get to know you well. All our caregivers are supported to undertake training in care of the older person.
Physiotherapist Yes
Activities Co-ordinator Yes We have dedicated Activities Coordinators in the Care Centre who work five days per week and deliver a wide range of activities for the residents to participate in should they wish.
Hairdresser Yes We have a fully equipped hairdressing salon on site.
Podiatrist Yes
Dietitian Yes
Chaplain/Spiritual Advisor Yes
Other Personnel Yes We welcome visitors to our Care Centre and should you require the services of specialists we will assist you in accessing the appropriate people to meet your requirements.
Updated: 7 Feb 2017
Features
FeatureStatusDetails
Palliative Care Contract Yes
Whanau Room Yes
Rooms (Single) Yes
Ensuite Yes All our rooms have full ensuites
Alcohol Permitted Yes We host a Happy Hour every week
Negotiate To Bring Own Pet Yes
Phone Access In Own Room Yes
Newsletter Yes
Lounges/seating areas Yes Each area of the Care Centre has two beautiful appointed lounges and there is a large internal atrium area
Outings Yes
Rural Setting Yes
Semi-Secure Yes We also offer secure care in our speciallised dementia unit
Sprinklers Yes
Audit report available Yes
Updated: 7 Feb 2017
Special Features
Diana Isaac offers the full continuum of care within its beautiful retirement village.

Not only can you access resthome level care but we also have hospital level services available in a well appointed hospital wing with 24 hour registered nursing care available.

We also offer speciallised services within our dementia care unit. This unit is purpose built and offers excellent care and services delivered by compassionate and well trained staff.
Updated: 7 Feb 2017
Interests & Activities
We offer a comprehensive activities programme with dedicated activity coordinators for each area of our complex. We believe in having fun, so ask Jenny for more information when you visit.
Updated: 7 Feb 2017
Additional Information
TopicDetails
Details re Meals All of our meals are prepared on site by our wonderful Food Services Team. We work hard to ensure everyone's special requests are accounted for.
Updated: 7 Feb 2017
Languages Spoken
LanguageStatusDetails
English Yes
Other Details Yes If English is your second language we will endeavor to take every opportunity to meet your needs. We will access an interpreter should this be required and we are happy to work closely with family members to ensure we understand your needs fully.
Updated: 7 Feb 2017
Religious/Spiritual Affiliations
Religious/Spiritual AffiliationsStatusDetails
(Other comments) Yes We respect all denominations and hold interdenominational services on a weekly basis in our Chapel and/or Resthome Lounge.
Updated: 7 Feb 2017
Credentials & Membership
Credentials & MembershipStatusDetails
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Core Competencies) Yes
National Certificate in Community Support Services (Residential) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Yes
Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Yes
Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA) Yes
Registered Retirement Village? Rest Home MOH Audit Report Available. Retirement Villages Association of New Zealand [Inc] (RVA)
Updated: 7 Feb 2017

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